How To Love When You Don’t Agree…

My husband is a realist. I’m a dreamer. And somehow we meet in the middle and enjoy the journey together. It’s a logical question to ask. How do you knowingly, willingly choose to share your life with someone who doesn’t share the same belief system that guides you? How do you stay happily married if one partner’s perspective is that […]

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Pre-Game 4 Pep Talk to the Washington Nationals

I’m not a coach. I’ve never been on a team. In fact, as a kid I didn’t play sports, unless cheerleading and ballet count. But if I were coaching a team, like say, the Washington Nationals who need to win tonight’s Game 4 against the Chicago Cubs or else their post-season is over, I know what I’d say. Mere Desire […]

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The Art of Listening…

I’ve been on this Pay It Forward kick for the last few weeks. I’ve paid for strangers coffee, sandwiches, paper towels, a stuffed animal, etc. It’s been interesting to see the responses. Some are thrilled. Some are not interested. Nearly all are confused. Today’s interaction was impressionable. Like with a Monet painting – once you experience one in person, you […]

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The Problem with Why…

The non-sensical, heart-breaking tragedy of Las Vegas is perplexing. What motivated this lone wolf, this middle-aged white man with no history of violence, to mow down and kill 59 innocent strangers and injure hundreds of others is all-consuming. We all have the same question. Why? We are reading more articles to find more clues. We want answers. Why do he […]

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